Mr. Armer

The Standard Journal - - LOCAL -

Mr. Roger Eric Armer, age 44 of Tay­lorsville, passed away Tues­day, Sept. 18, 2018.

He was born in Mat­toon, Ill., on April 13, 1974, a son of Archie D. Armer and Donna Baker Armer.

Mr. Armer had lived most of his life in Tay­lorsville and was a grad­u­ate of Rock­mart High School. He was a proud vet­eran of the United States Marines serv­ing in the Gulf War.

He was a mas­ter wood­worker; was in­volved in a jeep club; loved the out­doors; restor­ing old cars and was ac­tive with Pur­ple Heart ac­tiv­i­ties; and was of the Bap­tist faith. He had over 20 years of ser­vice with Ger­dau Ameris­teel Cor­po­ra­tion of Cartersville.

Mr. Armer was pre­ceded in death by his grand­par­ents: Carl and Mil­dred Baker and Flossie Armer; and sis­ter in law, Mika Armer.

Sur­vivors in­clude his wife, Penny Har­rell Armer of Tay­lorsville to whom he was mar­ried on March 21, 1998; son, Gavin Armer, Tay­lorsville; mother and fa­ther, Donna Armer and Archie D. Armer, Tay­lorsville; two brothers: Carl Armer, Tay­lorsville and Christo­pher Armer and his wife, Tracy, Va.; sis­ter, Tia Wilkes and her hus­band, Shane, Tay­lorsville; nine nieces and neph­ews also sur­vive.

Fu­neral ser­vices were held Satur­day, Sept. 22, 2018 at 1 p.m. in the chapel of the Alvis Miller and Son Fu­neral Home with Rev. Steve Lyle and Rev. Earl Wigley of­fi­ci­at­ing.

Dr. Brad Ward de­liv­ered a eu­logy.

In­ter­ment fol­lowed in the Tay­lorsville Ceme­tery with the Amer­i­can Le­gion Cartersville Post #42 Honor Guard pro­vid­ing mil­i­tary grave­side rites.

Pall­bear­ers in­cluded: Jeremy Wil­burn, Dar­rell Griz­zle, Zachary Armer, Shaner Gasho, Den­nis Queen, Johnny McGin­nis, Don­nie Lasley and Justin Lasley.

The Alvis Miller and Son Fu­neral Home was in charge of ar­range­ments for Mr. Roger Eric Armer.

Mr. Lite­sey

Mr. Lester Clark Lite­sey Jr., Past Pres­i­dent and Co-Owner of the Lester C. Lite­sey Fu­neral Home, age 80, of Cedar­town, passed away peace­fully on Mon­day morn­ing, Sept. 17, 2018 at his res­i­dence.

He was born on Aug. 12, 1938 in Cedar­town, the son of Lester C. Lite­sey Sr. and Sara Davis Lite­sey, who were the orig­i­nal founders of Lite­sey Fu­neral Home in 1940.

Mr. Lite­sey was a grad­u­ate of Cedar­town High School and also a grad­u­ate of Clem­son Uni­ver­sity re­ceiv­ing a BSIM de­gree.

He also was a grad­u­ate of John H. Gup­ton Col­lege of Mor­tu­ary Sci­ence, reveiv­ing his As­so­ciate of Sci­ence de­gree in Fu­neral Ser­vice.

Mr. Lite­sey was a past Pres­i­dent of the Ge­or­gia Fu­neral Di­rec­tors As­so­ci­a­tion where he also served on the As­set-Li­a­bil­ity/ In­vest­ment Com­mit­tee, the Au­dit/ Com­pli­ance Com­mit­tee and was Chair­man of the Tech­nol­ogy Com­mit­tee.

He had been ac­tive in his com­mu­nity over the years where he had served on the Board of Di­rec­tors of the First Na­tional Bank of Polk County for many years.

Mr. Lite­sey was on the Cedar­town Hous­ing Board of Di­rec­tors and a past mem­ber of the Cedar­town Ex­change Club. He was a mem­ber of the Cale­do­nia Lodge #121 F&AM. He was also a mem­ber of the First Pres­by­te­rian Church of Cedar­town where he also served as an El­der.

He is sur­vived by his lov­ing wife, Mrs. Martha El­liott Lite­sey; son and daugh­ter in law, Trey Lite­sey and Christy; daugh­ter, Car­olyn Rose Lite­sey; grand­son, Tay­lor Clark Lite­sey and Jacey Lite­sey, Cay­den Sara Lite­sey and Kyle Allen and great grand­sons, Ja­coby, Karter and Jax­ton.

Fu­neral ser­vices for Mr. Lester C. Lite­sey Jr. were con­ducted on Wed­nes­day morn­ing, Sept. 19, 2018 at 11 a.m. from the Chapel of the Lester C. Lite­sey Fu­neral Home with Rev. Wayne Bene­field of­fi­ci­at­ing.

In­ter­ment fol­lowed in the fam­ily lot of the Green­wood Ceme­tery.

The fam­ily re­ceived friends on Wed­nes­day morn­ing, Sept. 19 prior to the fu­neral hour at the Lite­sey Fu­neral Home.

The fol­low­ing served as Pall­bear­ers: Tay­lor Lite­sey, Kyle Allen, Scott Atkins, Brian Gil­more and the staff of the Lite­sey Fu­neral Home.

The fam­ily re­spect­fully re­quest that flow­ers please be omit­ted and Me­mo­rial Con­tri­bu­tions be made to a church or char­ity of your choice.

For per­sonal con­do­lences and to sign the on­line guest­book, please visit our web­site at lite­

The Lester C. Lite­sey Fu­neral Home was in charge of the ar­range­ments for Mr. Lester Clark Lite­sey Jr.

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